Tim Burtenshaw

Tim Burtenshaw solicitor ChristchurchTim is based in our Christchurch office.  He is also available for an appointment in any of our other offices.


Tim joined Corcoran French’s Litigation Team in 2012 having recently graduated from the University of Canterbury in 2011. Prior to successfully undertaking study towards a Bachelor of Laws Tim obtained a Diploma in Business.


Tim acts for and advises a range of clients from individuals through to companies in various courts and tribunals.  His work includes commercial and private disputes, debt recovery and insurance matters. He also acts and provides advice for criminal and traffic matters as well as limited licences.


Tim also acts for employers, providing advice on employment agreements and dealing with disputes and grievances from staff.  Tim acts for employees in their disputes and personal grievances against current or former employers.


More than a lawyer


  • Spending time with family and friends

  • Keen cyclist

  • Movie watcher


  • Gym goer